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Adelina Patti as Martha in 'Martha'

9 of 53 portraits of Adelina Patti

Adelina Patti as Martha in 'Martha', by Camille Silvy, July 1861 - NPG x12680 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Adelina Patti as Martha in 'Martha'

by Camille Silvy
albumen carte-de-visite, July 1861
3 1/4 in. x 2 1/8 in. (82 mm x 54 mm)
Given by M. Hutchinson, 1965
Photographs Collection
NPG x12680

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Sitterback to top

  • Adelina Patti (1843-1919), Singer; sister of Carlotta Patti. Sitter associated with 53 portraits.

Artistback to top

  • Camille Silvy (1834-1910), Photographer. Artist associated with 3754 portraits, Sitter in 23 portraits.

Related worksback to top

  • NPG Ax59128: Adelina Patti in costume for six different roles (includes the portrait)
  • NPG x193206: Adelina Patti as Violetta in 'La Traviata'; as Lucia in 'Lucia de Lammermoor'; as herself; as Martha in 'Martha'; as Zerlina in 'Don Juan' (includes the portrait)

Linked publicationsback to top

  • Rogers, Malcolm, Camera Portraits, 1989 (accompanying the exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery from 20 October 1989 - 21 January 1990), p. 61